SIPRI Yearbook for 2011

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) Yearbook for 2011 is now out. The publication outlines developments in the field of armaments, disarmament and international security, including on military expenditure, arms production and international arms transfers. It also includes an examination of trends in reporting mechanisms, and states’ views on establishing a category for reporting international transfers of small arms and light weapons in the United Nations Register of Conventional Arms (see chapter 6, Appendix 6A).